Moi University

country rank  8
world rank  6320

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University Overview

Established in 1984, Moi University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Eldoret (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Uasin Gishu. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Eldoret West Campus, Nairobi, Kitale, Kericho, Odero Akang'o. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Commission for University Education, Kenya, Moi University (MU) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Moi University (MU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 35 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Kenyan higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym MU
Founded 1984
Motto Foundation of Knowledge
Colours Green and white

University Location

Address PO Box 3900
Eldoret (population range: 50,000-249,999)
30100 Uasin Gishu
Kenya
T +254 (53) 43620
F +254 (53) 43047
Other locations Eldoret West Campus, Nairobi, Kitale, Kericho, Odero Akang'o

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
International
students
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office PO Box 3900
Eldoret 30100
+254 (53) 43121

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff 3,500-3,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Commission for University Education, Kenya

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • Association of African Universities (AAU)
  • Inter-University Council for East Africa (IUCEA)

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019